Financial literacy is not a core topic in a majority of schools in Malaysia. Last August, a veteran economist Yeah Kim Leng told the Free Malaysia Today that financial literacy should be introduced as a subject in schools. Whether or not this proposal will push through, parents still have the responsibility of teaching kids the value of money...Read more
Category Money Talks
Many people say that money can’t buy happiness, but in actuality, it can also turn into a saving grace if you spend it the right way. Some people have a habit of spending everything they earn, without leaving any room behind for some little budget or saving...Read more
On top of recruiting, training, and managing, HR professionals are also responsible for engaging employees, which basically means keeping them satisfied with their work situation to prevent them from leaving too soon. For many, it can be a burden, simply because it’s hard to understand what employees really want...Read more
Typically on Christmas morning, the stocking is the first thing everyone opens. It’s usually filled with trinkets, candy or necessities, which aren’t always the most exciting things to get. If you’re hoping to give a few stocking stuffers that will be received with excitement, consider slipping some gift cards in with the candy this year...Read more
Skype opened its technology in 2003 and since then has been providing cutting edge multimedia communication services over the Internet. Since then Skype has hosted over 1 trillion hours of video and voice calls to a growing international audience hungry for better, more reliable forms of communication than just telephone...Read more
There are many reasons why you may be searching for a new place to live. You may need more space, want a lower rental payment, desire a space that is closer to where you work or want something else in your new home. While there may be benefits associated with relocating to a new home, you want your space to meet all of your needs. Therefore, when you are searching for houses for rent in Singapore...Read more
If you’re selling anything online, you should be using Pinterest to promote your products or services. Retail sellers greatly benefit from Pinterest, especially if their products are shot well and they have high quality images to share. Here’s how to make the most of your Pinterest account, encourage consumers to engage, and increase the amount of shopping they do from your website.
1. The color...Read more
Ever had workmen in your house to do some repairs or renovation? Well, my family and I just moved into our new home, and as most Malaysians do, we too did some renovation before moving in.
However, it was nothing ostentatious — just the usual kitchen tabletop and cabinets, built-in wardrobes for bedrooms, and a few additional power points here and there...Read more
These days, credit and debit cards are accepted forms of payment just about anywhere. However, if you use a credit or debit card on a regular basis, you’ll want to make sure that you’re getting the most out of it. Unfortunately, many people make the mistake of simply signing up for the first credit card that they find, not realizing what they could be missing out on by doing so...Read more
No matter the reason for your move, looking for a new office can be a daunting task. Depending on the age of the buildings and type of architecture, you may be confronted with some unusual options...Read more